APA Spring Highlights Meeting 2020

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APA Member Town Hall  |  Monday, June 15

APA leadership and distinguished speakers met for a recent webinar focusing on structural racism and the way forward. A recording is now available for APA Members. For the online hub for the Task Force to Address Structural Racism Throughout Psychiatry, click here.

View Recording Here


Event Details

These distinguished speakers discussed the ways in which APA can address structural racism, including the role of associations and allies in supporting this work. Panelists, including APA President Dr. Jeffrey Geller, shared their perspectives and participated in a Q&A session with APA members in a dialogue about the way forward for our organization.

The town hall was followed by the establishment an APA Presidential Task Force to Address Structural Racism Throughout Psychiatry, which will examine what steps and policies the APA should implement on racism and racial inequities, and will include additional member webinars.